- Engine Type
- Low Pressure
- 26' 10"
- 9' 3.5"
- Tonnage Old Style
- 479 93/95
History and Notes
- 1852, May 17 Enrolled Detroit, MI; ran Detroit - Cleveland, OH.
- 1852, Jun Collapsed flues on Lake Erie, three killed; towed by steamer ALABAMA for repairs.
- 1853, Apr Grounded 1 mile west Huron, OH; towed off by SOUTHERNER.
- 1853, Mar 30 Owned John Owen, Eber B. & Samuel Ward, Detroit; thoroughly overhauled; renamed BAY CITY.
- 1857, Apr Collision with steam tug UNCLE BEN.
- 1858, Apr 5 Burned Port Stanley, ONT.
- 1858, Apr 12 Owned Arthur Edwards, Trenton, MI; cabins removed; rebuilt as towboat or tug.
- 1860 Owned Ward & Lundsy.
- 1861, Sep 21 Owned John Edwards & George Harrington, Trenton, MI.
- 1862, May 20 Sprang leak, sank off shore in storm; crew rescued by tug WINSLOW.
- 1862, Jul Machinery removed.
- 1868 Dismantled after being wrecked, Clay Banks, WI.
- Newspaper Clippings
- Lytle List
- John E. Poole notes, Bowling Green State University
- H.G. Runge Collection, Milwaukee Public Library
- Erik Heyl, Early American Steamers
- Enrollments, U.S. National Archives
- David Swayze Shipwreck Database
- C.E. Feltner Enrollments Database
- Burton Collection
- Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Dire
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- 2008-02-21 11:25:43
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This image is now available from the Alpena County Public Library Great Lakes Maritime Collection site. This MLibrary collection will be retired on April 16, 2018.
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